Be Ready for New Albuterol HFA and Advair Diskus Generics

Generics for ProAir HFA, Ventolin HFA, and Advair Diskus inhalers will lead to questions about cost savings.

Albuterol. There will be two new albuterol sulfate HFA for ProAir HFA and one for Ventolin HFA. These are the same as their brands...but without the brand name on the label.

Each generic will cost about $35 for 200 puffs...compared to about $60 for their brands. Brand Proventil HFA costs about $80.

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